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Meetings

When: 7:30 pm;
Third Tuesday of every month
Where: Burp Castle,
41 East 7th Street
(between 2nd and 3rd) map
Who: Anyone who likes great beer
Info: E-mail the Guild

Guest Speakers

Currently scheduled:
  • May 2011:
    Annual Mead Meeting. Paul Holm of Long Island Meadery.

  • June 2011:
    Greg Doroski of Greenport Harbor Brewing Company.

  • Biographies of some past speakers.

    Homebrew Shops

    Brooklyn Homebrew
    Brooklyn, NY

    Brooklyn Brew Shop
    Brooklyn, NY

    Brooklyn Kitchen
    Brooklyn, NY

    Karp's Homebrew Shop
    East Northport, NY

    Brewshop at Cornell's
    Eastchester, NY

    Maltose Express
    Monroe, CT

    Brewer's Den
    Selden, NY

    Party Creations
    Red Hook, NY

    This site has moved

    NYCHG has created a new website over here: New York City Homebrewer's Guild

    Homebrew Alley 6

    Homebrew Alley VI will be held on January 29, 2012 at Brooklyn Brewery. Entry deadlines, details and more information coming soon and will be available in full at www.homebrewalley.org.

    Homebrew Alley 5

    The Fifth Annual Homebrew Alley, took place on January 30, 2011 at Chelsea Brewing Company. 460 entries were submitted. A team of 44 BJCP judges and 20 stewards participated in the event over the course of two days. See the HA5 website for more details. Please thank our sponsors with your patronage.

    Prizes:
  • Best of Show: a $100 Gift Certificate to Brooklyn Homebrew
  • 2nd Place BoS: a $75 Gift Certificate to Brooklyn Kitchen
  • 3rd Place BoS: a $50 Gift Certificate to Brooklyn Brew Shop
  • The Brewmaster's Choice Award for 2011, will be brewed at Wandering Star Brewing Company

  • Click here for the Winner's List by category from 2011.
    Click here for the Winner's List by category from 2010.
    Click here for the Winner's List by category from 2009.
    Click here for the Winner's List by category from 2008.
    Click here for the Winner's List by category from 2007.

    Upcoming Competitions

    The Guild is encouraging friendly competition aimed at increasing the number of members homebrewing regularly, and also to enter our best efforts in national and regional competitions:

    May 14, 2011: Club-only Competition: Wood Aged Beer This competition covers BJCP subcategory 22C.
    We'll judge the best NYCHG entry to send in at our April meeting.
    Check Beertown.org for all Club-only AHA events.

    BJCP Classes

    The NYCHG is once again sponsoring the BJCP Exam which is scheduled for August 7, 2011. Prep classes will take place every Tuesday night begining April 26th and are free of charge to all Guild members in good financial standing. Seating for the exam is limitted and class participants will be given priority.

    Please stop by Jimmy's No. 43 and thank our patron, Jimmy, by having a beer or a meal.

    Discussion Board

    The club discusses homebrewing and the New York beer scene through Yahoo! Groups. Register now!

    Contact Us

    President................... Chris Cuzme
    Vice-President.......... Lee Jacobson
    Secretary.................... Mary Izett

    Event Calendar

    October 18, 2011
    Burp Castle
    41 East 7th Street
    Club Meeting.
    The NYCHG welcomes Jeremy Goldberg of Cape Anne Brewing Co.
    November 15, 2011
    Burp Castle
    41 East 7th Street
    Club Meeting.
    The NYCHG welcomes Craig Frymark and Evan Klein of Barrier Brewing Co.
    December 20, 2011
    TBD
    Annual Christmas Party.
    The NYCHG's 23rd Annual Christmas Party! Details and location TBD.